Winter 2015 Health Profession Application Workshops

Interviewing

Come learn ways to excel at your health profession school interviews. Types of interviews, typical questions asked and how to prepare and navigate the interview process will be discussed.

Monday, January 26th at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, January 27th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Personal Statement

Need to know the dos and don'ts of writing a personal statement for graduate health profession programs? Learn what a personal statement is and what schools want and don't want to see in your statement.  

Monday, January 12th at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, January 13th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Monday, March 16th at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, March 17th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270  

MCAT/DAT/OAT Study Techniques

Don't know how to study for the MCAT, DAT, or OAT or what resources are available. This workshop will discuss some techniques for studying and resources available.    

Monday, February 2nd at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, February 3rd at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Monday, March 9th at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, March 10th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270  

Letters of Evaluation   

Come discover how to ask for letters of evaluation, what the guidelines are, what makes a great letter of evaluation, and how to submit them to schools.      

Monday, February 9th at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, February 10th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Monday, March 23rd at 3:15 in BEN 271
Tuesday, March 24th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Medical School Application Techniques   

Discover how to make your application stand out, the tricks for successfully completing your application, and how to submit the required materials. 

Monday, February 23rd at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, February 24th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Monday, March 30th at 3:15 in BEN 271
Tuesday, March 31st at 1:00 PM in BEN 270  

Non-Medical School Application Techniques   (Dental, Physician Assistant, Optometry, PT/OT, etc.)

Discover how to make your application stand out, the tricks for successfully completing your application, and how to submit the required materials.

Monday, March 2nd at 3:15 PM in BEN 271
Tuesday, March 3rd at 1:00 PM in BEN 270

Monday, April 6th at 3:15 in BEN 271
Tuesday, April 7th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270      

Grad Planning and Application Timeline

Have questions about when to take your entrance exam, what classes to take and when, or when you should be apply to graduate school, then this is the workshop for you.

Thursday, January 22nd at 1:00 PM in BEN 270
       RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, January 20th at 5:00 PM
Wednesday, January 28th at 11:30 AM in BEN 271            
       RSVP Deadline: Monday, January 26th at 5:00 PM

Thursday, February 12th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270            
      RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, February 10th at 5:00 PM

Wednesday, February 18th at 11:30 AM in BEN 271            
      RSVP Deadline: Monday, February 16th at 5:00 PM

Thursday, March 19th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270            
       RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, March 17th at 5:00 PM

Wednesday, March 25th at 11:30 AM in BEN 271            
       RSVP Deadline: Monday, March 23rd at 5:00 PM
   

Nonacademic Activities

Come evaluate where you are with the nonacademic requirements for graduate school and find out how to make your application stronger.

Wednesday, January 21st at 11:30 AM in BEN 271            
     RSVP Deadline: Monday, January 19th at 5:00 PM
 
Thursday, January 29th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270             
     RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, January 27th at 5:00 PM

Wednesday, February 11th at 11:30 AM in BEN 271
     RSVP Deadline: Monday, February 9th at 5:00 PM 
Thursday, February 19th at 1:00 in BEN 270             
     RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, February 17th at 5:00 PM

Wednesday, March 18th at 11:30 AM in BEN 271            
     RSVP Deadline: Monday, March 16th at 5:00 PM
 
Thursday, March 26th at 1:00 PM in BEN 270
     RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, March 24th at 5:00 PM

To RSVP:

  1. Log onto Career Navigator at https://byui-csm.symplicity.com/?cid=fli:139   using your BYUI net Id and Password
  2. Click on the "Sign Up for a Career Workshop" link on the right side of the screen
  3. Look for Workshop name
  4. Click on the RSVP button